The Counterintelligence (CI) Awareness Program's purpose is to make DoD and Industry Security personnel aware of their responsibility to report unusual activities or behaviors. The CI Awareness Program also helps identify various threats from foreign intelligence entities, other illicit collectors of US defense information, and/or terrorists. If you are new to security, we suggest you review the training products in the order listed below to develop a foundation in CI awareness concepts and principles. After review of these training products, additional training is available on this webpage to expand your knowledge and skills.

  1. CI Awareness and Security Brief CI112.16
  2. Foreign Collection Methods: Indicators and Countermeasures (Job Aid) PDF icon
  3. Counterintelligence Awareness Video


Select groups of related courses that highlight special areas of studies

Internet-based, self-paced training courses

Quick and easy ways to test your knowledge and encourage security awareness at your organization

Posters available to download and promote security awareness in the workplace

Training videos, usually in 10 minutes or less, that allows you to refresh your knowledge of a critical topic or quickly access information needed to complete a job

Repositories of role-based resources that serve as one-stop shops for security essentials